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Thousands of Palestinian employees protest UN job cuts in Gaza 

Unemployment is high in the enclave and employees say their families will be at risk if they are laid off from the agency.

published on : 19th September 2018

Delhi Congress says will intensify agitation against sealing drive

The party will organise a 'Vyapar Bachao-Mazdoor Bachao' rally in Karol Bagh on Friday, convener of the campaign Mukesh Sharma said.

published on : 11th September 2018

Bharat Bandh: Rail, road services hit in Bihar shutdown against SC/ST Act

Hundreds of people from the upper caste communities took to streets across the state early in the day to protest against the Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes (Prevention of Atrocities) Act.

published on : 6th September 2018

Protests greet Madhya Pradesh CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan’s yatra; 34 held

As many as 22 men were arrested from the spot and produced before court for breach of peace, after which they were sent into judicial custody.

published on : 4th September 2018

Protests across Madhya Pradesh opposing SC/ST Act restoration

The SAPAKS is an outfit of state government employees, which has been waging a battle against reservation in promotion.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Separatists call for boycott of civic, panchayat polls in Jammu and Kashmir

Senior separatist leaders said New Delhi has never believed in empowering people of Jammu and Kashmir or the institutions there.

published on : 3rd September 2018

Library in Anitha’s memory to be inaugurated today

Anitha, a Dalit and resident of non-descript Kuzhumur village, studied under the State-board syllabus and secured 1176 marks out of 1200 in the Class XII public examination.

published on : 1st September 2018

Nicaragua to expel UN human rights team after critical report

In a statement, the UN human rights regional office for Central America said that it had received a letter Thursday from the foreign ministry notifying it that the government's invitation was over.

published on : 1st September 2018

Germany's Chemnitz on edge after anti-migrant violence

In Chemnitz, like in many other towns and cities, there is a simmering anger over crimes committed by migrants which have been given a high profile in the media.

published on : 31st August 2018

Saudi Arabia's public prosecutor seeks death penalty for five activists including women

It comes as Saudi Arabia takes an increasingly combative approach to international criticism of its human rights record, imposing a raft of sanctions against Canada after it spoke out earlier this mon

published on : 23rd August 2018

Morocco king pardons 188 people linked to Hirak protests 

The other pardons concern people sentenced in connection with the demonstrations in the disadvantaged region, according to the Moroccan press.

published on : 22nd August 2018

Madras HC transfers probe into Thoothukudi police firing to CBI

The Madras High Court today transferred to the CBI the probe into the police firing in Thoothukudi district during the anti-Sterlite protests that claimed 13 lives.

published on : 14th August 2018

Romania protests intensify on second night after over 450 people get injured in clashes with police

The protests had broken out after, in a controversial move last month, Romania sacked top anti-graft prosecutor Laura Codruta Kovesi -- considered a symbol of the country's fight against corruption.

published on : 12th August 2018

Large protests by Hui Muslims halt mosque demolition in China

The mosque, completed last year, replaced an earlier structure that had been built to replace Weizhou's 600-year-old Chinese-style mosque, which was destroyed during the Cultural Revolution.

published on : 10th August 2018

Student protests: Global rights group slams Bangladesh government for attacks

The government of Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina has denied the allegations that its activists were involved, though reports and witnesses have given a different picture.

published on : 7th August 2018
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